JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jacksonville native and longtime health executive Donald “Don” C. Jones,
is retiring on May 7, as CEO of the Jacksonville-based American
Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE), after leading the
organization since 1997.
“I have known Don Jones since I was a fellow, and he has been a constant
presence in my endocrine career,” said Pauline M. Camacho, MD, FACE,
current President of AACE, and Professor of Medicine and Director ofmore...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The American
Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) and the American
College of Endocrinology (ACE) today announced the online publication of
clinical practice guidelines for dyslipidemia management and
atherosclerosis prevention in which a new cardiovascular risk category
is introduced, along with far-reaching lipid management goals.
An update of Medical Guidelines for Clinical Practice for the
Diagnosis and Treatmentmore...
23nd Annual Thyroid Disease Awareness Activities Presented by Endocrinology Association
Focuses on Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis, The Most Frequent Cause of Underactive Thyroid
In The U.S.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(January 17, 2017) –You’re not sleeping the way you used to, your energy level is shot and you’re gaining weight.All of these signs may be easy to dismiss as the byproduct of today’s hectic lifestyle. Over time, however, the consequences of such symptoms can be substantial, destructive and cause unnecessary suffering if you have hypothyroidism (an underactive thyroid) -- a condition commonly due to autoimmune disease Hashimoto’s thyroiditis -- and simply don’t know it.That’more...
The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) and the American College of Endocrinology (ACE) applaud the ruling by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to categorize as durable medical equipment, Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGMs) devices approved by the FDA for use in making diabetes treatment decisions. This ruling is in response to a multi-year advocacy effort by AACE and its members on behalf of their patients, as well as our sister societies inmore...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The
American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) and the American
College of Endocrinology (ACE) today announced the publication of an
update to its Comprehensive Type 2 Diabetes Management Algorithm.
Designed to serve as a practical and easy-to-use decision-making tool
for patients’ medical management, the 2017 algorithm emphasizes obesity
as one of the underlying risk factors for type 2 diabetes (T2D) and itsmore...
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The U.S. House of Representatives took a crucial step forward towards
improving the care and well-being of Americans suffering from diabetes
and its consequences with today’s passage of the National Clinical Care
Commission Act (H.R. 309), a legislative priority advocated by the
American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) and the
diabetes community at-large.
The House vote paves the way for early action by the Senate duringmore...
The National Clinical Care Commission Act (H.R. 309), a long-standing legislative priority for AACE members and the diabetes community, appears to be on a fast track for action by the 115th U.S. Congress, with the bill being reintroduced January 5 in the House of Representatives by co-sponsors Rep. Pete Olson (R-22-TX) and Rep. Dave Loebsack (D-2-IA).The legislation was approved by the House during the 114th Congress and was sent to the Senate for consideration, which adjourned for the yearmore...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) has taken
the lead in developing an online resource hub geared to assist
physicians and other health care professionals with the latest treatment
guidelines and helpful instruction on caring for patients diagnosed with
The AACE Obesity Resource Center contains educational tools for AACE
members and other health care professionals who care for patients withmore...